The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Hanover Park man arrested in connection with armed robbery, attempted armed robbery

Sophie Mann, Reporter

August 18, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Hanover Park resident was arrested Wednesday in connection with an armed robbery and attempted armed robbery in south Evanston, according to an Evanston Police Department news release. On August 9, the man approached the checkout count...

Blotter: Armed robbery suspect at large in Evanston

Sophie Mann, Reporter

August 11, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Police are looking for a suspect in an armed robbery that took place on Wednesday night in south Evanston, according to a city news release. Officers were dispatched to the CVS in the 100 block of Asbury Avenue because a cashier...

Police blotter: Criminal damage to vehicle on Lake Street

Ben Winck, Assistant City Editor

November 1, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

Officers are investigating a case of criminal damage to a vehicle in west Evanston that occurred between Sunday evening and Monday morning.   A 65-year-old Evanston woman parked a gray Chrysler sedan in front of her residence ...

Chicago resident charged with three felonies in connection with IHOP shooting incident

Jerry Lee, Summer Managing Editor

July 9, 2016

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 29-year-old Chicago resident was charged with three felonies Thursday in connection with a shooting that took place early Sunday morning. At approximately 5:05 a.m. Sunday, Evanston police officers were dispatched to the...

Police Blotter: Chicago man arrested in connection with bicycle burglary

Benjamin Din, Copy Editor

May 27, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

A 48-year-old man was arrested Monday morning in connection with stealing a bicycle from an apartment complex in the 900 block of Hinman Avenue. The man, a Chicago resident, took a blue-and-silver Schwinn women’s bicycle,...

Police Blotter: Residential burglary of two bicycles valued at $4000

Juliet Freudman, Reporter

April 27, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

A 51-year-old Evanston resident reported Tuesday two bicycles stolen from her garage at her home in the 1100 block of Asbury Avenue. The woman said someone entered her garage through an unlocked side door sometime between Sunday...

Man arrested after confrontation in which police fired shots

Robin Opsahl, City Editor

April 20, 2016

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Evanston police reported a man taken into custody Tuesday after a confrontation where officers fired shots, but no one was injured. Officers were dispatched to a residence in the 1300 block of Asbury Avenue at about 2 p.m....

Police Blotter: Evanston resident arrested after hitting girlfriend

Marissa Page, City Editor

February 28, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

A 61-year-old Evanston resident was charged with domestic battery Wednesday after hitting his girlfriend in the face, police said. The incident occurred at the 47-year-old victim’s residence in the 1400 block of Florence ...

Police Blotter: Multiple calls report shots fired on Pitner Avenue

Cydney Hayes, Reporter

January 26, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

Multiple callers reported shots fired near the 1100 block of Pitner Avenue early Tuesday morning, police said. The calls came in around 1:30 a.m., Evanston Police Department spokesman Perry Polinski said. EPD officers responde...

Police Blotter: Four Evanston teenagers charged with robbery

Joanne Lee, Reporter

November 16, 2015

Filed under City, Crime

Four Evanston teenagers were arrested early Saturday morning in connection with robbery. The teenagers were soliciting a 21-year-old Evanston resident for directions in the 900 block of Simpson Street just after midnight, whe...

Police Blotter: Man charged with marijuana, ecstasy possession

Joanne Lee, Reporter

October 25, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Local

A 26-year-old man was arrested Wednesday night in connection with ecstasy and marijuana possession with intent to deliver. Police noticed the man in the passenger’s seat of a car at about 8 p.m. when the vehicle pulled up...